Nolan Miller, Fashion Designer Famed for 'Dynasty' Costumes, Dies at 79

Nolan Miller, Fashion Designer Famed for 'Dynasty' Costumes, Dies at 79

Cebu : Philippines | Jun 09, 2012 at 12:45 AM PDT
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Skooter reporting 06/09/12

Ms. Joan Collins’ dear friend broke the news on Twitter saying on Thursday, fashion designer Nolan Miller, famed for his extravagant costumes for the 1980s drama "Dynasty," has died. He was 79.

Miller had died in his sleep the night before. He had battled lung cancer.

Ms. Joan Collins tweeted, "My dear friend Nolan Miller died peacefully in his sleep last night. He was a huge part of my life and I will miss him terribly. Rest now NM," she wrote.

Miller was nominated for Emmys in the costume categories six times in the mid-'80s.


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